Helen FRANKENTHALER, Mirabelle Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Mirabelle 1985-90 Title Notes: 000-027
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from one stone and 19 aluminium plates. Support: white, wove, mould made, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 13/14
Edition: edition of 56, plus 14 AP, 3 TP, 4 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1990

Edition Notes: Proofing of stone by Ken Tyler and Michael Herstand. Edition printing by John Hutcheson. Proofing of plates by Lee Funderburg assisted by Roger Campbell. Edition printing by Funderburg. 24 colours printed: purple (stone); white, blue, light blue, light green, light red, red, grey dark red, pink, violet, black, red-black, transparent black, green, yellow, orange, blue, dark blue, light purple, transparent magenta, transparent brown and light transparent green (plates).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, white pencil "Frankenthaler '85-'90"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, white pencil "AP 13/14"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF85-879"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 76.2 h x 94.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 169; TGL print documentation, 1990.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.192.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1990